[PATCH 0/2] changelog history cleanup
tim.gardner at canonical.com
Mon Oct 5 18:39:03 UTC 2009
Andy Whitcroft wrote:
> We have had requests for a fuller changelog for the kernel package.
> Firstly we have had requests for a fuller installed history, the main
> changelog only has entries relating to the current series. Secondly
> that some of our rebases have not been obvious enough in the changelog.
> This series of patches attempts to improve the situation.
> The first patch uses the existing changelog.historical file in the
> source package in combination with the existing changelog to generate
> a fuller installed changelog. Following the precident from other
> packages we install this new changelog as part of the binary kernel in
> The second patch is the result of reviewing the current cycle and ensuring
> that the rebases are called out in a consistent manner. This would be
> for and aagainst Karmic.
> Does this seem reasonable? Comments?
> Andy Whitcroft (2):
> UBUNTU: install the full changelog with the binary package
> UBUNTU: changelog -- explicitly note rebases and clean history
> debian.master/changelog | 6 ++++++
> debian.master/changelog.historical | 5 -----
> debian.master/rules.d/2-binary-arch.mk | 7 +++++++
> 3 files changed, 13 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)
Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com
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